S/5165 Antique Treen Early 19th Century Cherry Wood Pepper Mill / Shaker
An excellent cherry wood pepper mill / shaker, having a screw top and single exit hole. The bulbous body has reeded turnings and is raised on an angled base and rounded foot. The whole has a most excellent rich colour and patination.
Ex Deeley Collection and illustrated in A History of Cooking Through the Ages by Robert Deeley and Philip Drury on page 265.
5½ in. (14 cm.) High
2½ in. (6.5 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820